Hiroko Imai


MA in translation and interpretation from the Middlebury (Monterey) Institute of International Studies (MIIS).

More than 15 years of interpreting experience in many areas including IT (software and hardware), telecommunications, network equipment, healthcare, PMDA audit, pharmaceuticals, litigation, deposition, patent, electronics, automobile, manufacturing, IR (investor relations), accounting, finance, statistics, six sigma, insurance, biotechnology, trade, environment, energy, retail, entertainment, nutrition, advertisement, education, project management, transportation, civil engineering work, urban development, government and tourism.

Available to travel all US locations and abroad.

Provided simultaneous interpretation for prominent keynote speakers including Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (Former Secretary of State), Al Gore (Former Vice President), Colin Powell (Former Secretary of State), James Baker (Former Secretary of State), Tony Robbins, Deepak Chopra and Dr. Michio Kaku.

Language Pairs

- Japanese
- English

Translating Services


Translating - Areas of Specialization

Business - Hotel managementBusiness - InsuranceBusiness - Real estateBusiness - Travel & tourismComputers - Computer hardwareComputers - Computer systems analysisEngineering - Industrial engineeringEntertainment - FilmIndustry & Technology - Automotive industryMedicine - Health careMedicine - Instruments, medicalMedicine - Pharmaceuticals

Interpreting Methods

In-personOver-the-phone interpreting (OPI)Remote simultaneous interpreting (RSI)Video remote interpreting (VRI)Whispered interpreting (chuchotage)

Interpreting Services


ATA Divisions

Interpreters DivisionJapanese Language Division

Translator, Interpreter



Primary Phone

(925) 361-4612

Years in Business

11 - 15 Years

Education Level